Proceeds raised in July last, at a ‘Coffee Morning’ in Templetuohy in aid of Cancer Research, will be formally presented to Dr. Robert O’Connor, Head of Cancer Research with the Irish Cancer Society, on Saturday night next, October 1st, 2016, in the Templetuohy Community Centre, (Latter situated at Main Street in the village), at 8.00pm sharp.
As many people will be aware, Dr. Robert O’Connor recently took over as the new Head of Cancer Research with the Irish Cancer Society. He joined the Society from Dublin City University (DCU), having successfully lectured in Biological Sciences in the School of Nursing & Human Sciences and as Senior Programme Leader in Translational Cancer Pharmacology Research at the National Institute for Cellular Biotechnology.
A 46 year old family man, whose parents came to reside in Co. Tipperary some ten years ago; Dr. O’Connor is no stranger to Irish TV viewers, having held a significant track record in laboratory cancer research and also extensive experience in the interdisciplinary field of translational cancer research and chemical trials.
During this event Dr. O’Connor will give a short informative lecture, which will be followed immediately by a question and answer session for all those in attendance.
All wishing to attend this free event in Templetuohy Community Centre, are heartedly invited to do so; after which a cup tea will also be served.